Men’s Tennis Team Suffers Season’s First Loss

March 2, 2013
By cnp
Posted in Athletics

Clinton, Miss.-The University of the Ozarks men's tennis team suffered its first loss when Mississippi College took a 8-1 victory over the Eagles Saturday in American Southwest Conference play.

Scott Eibes and Michael Skimbo took a 8-3 doubles win for Ozarks (7-1, 1-1 ASC). Mississippi College improves to 3-2 overall and 1-1 in the conference.

1. Chris Wootton (MC) def. Todd Turner (UO) 6-3, 6-4
2. Christian Branning (MC) def. Bishop Bass (UO) 7-6 (7-1), 6-3
3. Jacob Womack (MC) def. Corey Dillard (UO) 6-1, 6-2
4. Matthew Martin (MC) def. Greg Knaggs (UO) 6-0, 6-1
5. Dudley Lampton (MC) def. Michael Skimbo (UO) 6-2, 6-0
6. Taylor Griffith (MC) def. Scott Eibes (UO) 6-0, 6-2

1. Chris Wootton/Christian Branning (MC) def. Todd Turner/Bishop Bass (UO) 8-3
2. Jacob Womack/Dudley Lampton (MC) def. Corey Dillard/Greg Knaggs (UO) 9-8 (9-7)
3. Scott Eibes/Michael Skimbo (UO) def. Matthew Martin/Taylor Griffith (MC) 8-3

Ozarks will host NCAA I UA-Pine Bluff March 12.